Don't-Miss Networking Stories
This genuine pay-as-you-go data suffers from limited coverage.
We've evaluated a half-dozen models and will help you find the one that's right for your needs.
Best-of-breed features, with a price tag to match
It’s a couple features short, but it has a great price-to-performance ratio.
It’s remarkably small, but that’s its only claim to fame.
This compact travel router is versatile enough; it’s just not fast enough.
World travelers will appreciate this router’s interchangeable power tips.
When inches and ounces matter, this is the travel router to buy.
When you're using a wireless network away from home or work (at your local coffee shop, say), how do you keep your communications secure? VPNs can help, but they can be hard to set up. Cloak makes it easy.
WiFi explorer is a nifty Mac utility that lets you gather an impressive amount of data about the Wi-Fi networks within range of your Mac.
Most of us don't need to edit our Mac's hosts file very often, but when we do, the free Hosts preference pane makes it a snap to do so.
The new Time Capsule is nice and fast. It'd be even faster if Apple fixed a problem in OS X that's hindering the router's file-transfer performance.
Some non-Apple routers deliver higher performance, but some don't offer Mac-specific features such as Time Machine support.